Campus / Campus Safety / News / March 6, 2008

Campus Safety Log: Feb. 27-March 5

February 27

1:17 p.m. WELL-BEING CHECK, Campbell House. Campus Safety responded to a request to check on the well-being of a student.

February 28

No incidents reported.

February 29

12:45 a.m. FIRE ALARM, 251 S. West. The Galesburg Police and Fire Departments and Campus Safety responded to an alarm activated by steam from a shower.

4:05 a.m. TROUBLE ALARM, Hamblin Hall. The Public Safety Building reported line trouble in the fire alarm system.

2:05 p.m. INFORMATION, Old Main. Campus Safety received a report of a suspicious person.

3:19 p.m. INFORMATION, Main Campus Grounds. Campus Safety received a report of suspicious activity.

3:47 p.m. INFORMATION, Main Campus Grounds. Campus Safety received information regarding a theft investigation.

11:40 p.m. FIRE ALARM, 240 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by burned food.

March 1

1:35 a.m. DISTURBANCE, Neal House. A Campus Safety Officer on patrol heard students arguing and had them disperse.

6:45 a.m. CRIMINAL DAMAGE, Sigma Chi. Graffiti was discovered painted on an outside door.

10:47 a.m. 911 HANG-UP, Main Campus Grounds. The Public Safety Building reported a 911 hang-up call. The call was believed to be a malfunction in the system and a work order was submitted.

3:40 p.m. INFORMATION, Main Campus Grounds. Campus Safety received information regarding a suspicious incident.

10:20 p.m. NOISE, 284 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety responded to a complaint of excessive noise coming from an apartment. The matter was reported to the Office of Student Development.

March 2

1:05 a.m. FIRE ALARM, Phi Gamma Delta. The Galesburg Fire and Police Departments and Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm. The building was checked and no problems were found.

2:15 a.m. INFORMATION, Sigma Chi. A registered party had not ended by 2:00 a.m. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

2:15 a.m. SAFETY CONCERN/HAZARD, Sigma Chi. A Campus Safety Officer reported that the steps were unsafe due to moisture.

3:40 a.m. NOISE, 284 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety responded to a complaint of excessive noise coming from an apartment. The matter was reported to the Office of Student Development.

3:40 a.m. INFORMATION, 284 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety confiscated a stop sign belonging to the city of Chicago. The matter was reported to the Office of Student Development.

3:40 a.m. CRIMINAL DAMAGE, 284 W. Tompkins. Damage to an inside wall was reported. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

3:50 a.m. NOISE, Campbell House. Campus Safety responded to a complaint of excessive noise. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

7:15 a.m. FOUND PROPERTY, Seymour Hall. A laptop computer was found unattended and later returned to the owner.

March 3

11:59 p.m. SAFETY CONCERN/HAZARD, Post Hall. Campus Safety received a complaint of a student smoking inside the building. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

March 4

12:40 a.m. NOISE, 284 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety responded to a complaint of loud subjects.

1:15 a.m. SUSPICIOUS INCIDENT, 284 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety responded to a report of someone on the roof of the building.

6:15 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Post Hall. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

6:15 p.m. SAFETY CONCERN/ HAZARD, Post Hall. A smoke detector was found covered with plastic. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

7:20 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Phi Gamma Delta. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

March 5

6:20 a.m. FIRE ALARM, Elder House. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

The Campus Safety Log contains all incidents reported by Campus Safety officers during the past week. This log is a public record. The Director of Campus Safety reserves the right to withhold certain information temporarily in rare cases where publication would, for instance, jeopardize an ongoing investigation or the confidentiality of a victim. Times shown are when the incidents were reported to Campus Safety.

Amy LaBudde


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